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by U.S. Army
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eye 6,082
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Color footage of atomic bomb tests with active duty military personnel at Camp Desert Rock, Nevada Test Site, Nevada. Shows soldiers in foxholes as nuclear detonation occurs nearby; light and shockwaves; blowing dust; soldiers climbing out of foxholes and running towards mushroom cloud. Some of this footage is familiar by virtue of having been seen in the film Atomic Cafe. Astounding footage of nuclear weapons testing; atomic bomb explosion in the southwestern US desert (New Mexico); great...
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Topic: atomic test
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by FilmsWest, Inc.
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eye 24,478
favorite 49
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Film for middle-school children about vocational choices and opportunities in the U.S. Great shots of early 1970s children and adults pursuing everyday activities. Most of the shots are quick and take place in and around the city of Los Angeles. Director: Jerry Kurtz. Writer: Ingvar Grimsgaard. Cameraman: Dan Yarussi. Graphics: Thomas Johnson. Production Manager: Linda Gries. Consultant: Robert Babcock, Ph.D., Los Angeles County School Office.
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Topics: Occupations: Vocational, 1970s, Labor: 1970s
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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eye 23,631
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PA-2177 ìWonderful Worldî 08:01:14:28 - 08:45:06:23 Color Sound 1959 "Wonderful World" Broad documentary surveying global cultures, lifestyles, emphasizing common human activities, sponsored by Coca-Cola. Narrator: Ken Nordine. Parallels in European, American, Asian, South American, Caribbean lifestyles, leisure, hospitality, (racial stereotypes in narration.) Landmarks, history, sports, architecture, travel. Amazingly, everyone drinks Coke - globalism, multinationalism. 08:01:14:28...
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by Thompson (Francis)
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17:31:24:00 To the Fair 10240 17:31:33:00 MCU of stagecoach horses running through desert, Wells-Fargo style stagecoach (17:31:38:00) 17:31:38:00 med shot of jet flying over head (17:31:41:00) quick sequence of various modes of transportation - boat, London bus, camels, amphibious car (Amphicar); hot air balloon, people on multiple-seat bicycles etc. 17:32:07:00 med shot of at least 10 men on 10-seated bicycle (17:32:10:00) 17:32:14:00 med shot of elevated subway train coming around curve in...
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Some good highway travel shots to be logged. Colorado state line sign, Moffat County / rainbow next to Quonset hut on which is painted "Colorado Steel Buildings - Quonsets" / cars / sky / Pikes Peak Auto Road / Rocky Mountains / horses and riders at dude ranch / riders ride by Conoco gas station / mountain scenics / chipmunks / Welcome to Utah road sign at Utah state line / Temple Square, Salt Lake City / fast pan up Mormon Temple / by river / black bear by road / Yellowstone National...
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by Interlude Films
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A group of children, all wearing ape masks, rides their bicycles to the park for a picnic. Along the way, all but one are eliminated for violating basic bike safety rules. This strange film was narrated by Edward Everett Horton. Script and Direction: Dale Jennings. Photography: Max Hutto. Art Direction: Ralph Hulett. With Dick Hutto, Janice Powell, Lucie Hagens, Ralph Hulett, Clyde L. Johnson, Dave Hembree, Colleen Hutto, Charles Hagens, Kevin Lindsay, Dan Whitehead, Don Moody, Diane Chambers,...
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Topics: Bicycles, Safety: Bicycle, Animals: Apes
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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Promotional film aimed at retail sales outlets of air conditioners; many different models are shown. Trips are promised to successful salespeople. Clips are shown of the many exciting vacation spots. Stock shots: Gold coin rotates 360 degrees; many CU of control panels of air conditioners; cheerleader in sweater with giant "W" on it; classic woman as bimbo looking at camera with incredibly stupid expression on face; full-screen golden Westinghouse logo Montage of 1960s people involved...
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Presents a U. S. Department of Agriculture's consumer meat specialist who gives valuable tips on buying and preparing meat by using the USDA grades of quality.
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Topic: need keyword
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by On Film, Inc.
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favorite 14
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Film contains many artfully shot closeups of housework, cooking, food preparation, food and kitchen activity.PA-0710 section:12:49:11:29 Mother pours Log Cabin syrup on waffle for cute freckled red-headed boy in baseball hat 12:49:23:27 Boy takes bite of waffle, feeds second bite to dog. 12:49:49:12 Boy eats waffle beside mom making lunches in kitchen. Little boy takes bite of carrot peeled in bowl then replaces it. 12:50:07:28 CU egg timer. 12:50:08:22 CU six pieces of bacon sizzling in frying...
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by Unknown
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favorite 21
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How the Ironrite automatic ironing machine makes the life of the housewife much easier.
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Topics: Home economics: Laundry, Occupations: Housework, Appliances: Sales
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by Unknown
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How the Ironrite automatic ironing machine makes the life of the housewife much easier.
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Topics: Home economics: Laundry, Occupations: Housework, Appliances: Sales
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by MPO Productions
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Set at the 1956 General Motors Motorama, this is one of the key Populuxe films of the 1950s, showing futuristic dream cars and Frigidaire's "Kitchen of the Future."
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Topics: Futurism, Automobiles: Advertising, Gender roles
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by MPO Television Films, Inc.
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General Motors 1961 Motorama film presenting new cars, appliances and futuristic ideas at their most banal.
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Topics: Futurism, Automobiles: Advertising, Houses and homes: Kitchens
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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favorite 168
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Strange, highly generalized portrait of the American woman consumer.
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Topics: Consumerism, Gender roles
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by Telamerica, Inc.
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How two women trick a husband into buying a new kitchen.
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Topics: Consumerism, Gender roles
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by Dallas Jones Productions
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eye 15,313
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Loving tribute to Saran plastic wrap as an indispensable household accessory.
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Topics: Materials: Plastics, Suburbia, Families: 1950s